Benny W.

asked • 03/16/20

Please I need help. PHYSICS

A car of mass 1.2 x 1012kg is traveling along a straight horizontal road at a speed of 20 m/s when it brakes sharply then skids.

Friction brings the car to rest.

If the coefficient of friction between the tires and road is 0.8, calculate:

a) the deceleration

b) the distance travelled by the car before it comes to rest

1 Expert Answer


Arturo O. answered • 03/16/20

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Benny W.

Thank you so much! I had trouble doing it and my teacher hasn’t bothered helping. So thank you so much!


Arturo O.

You are welcome, Benny.


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